Virgin Money London Marathon 2017

Join our team, run for charity and achieve something amazing – for yourself, and for animals.

Be part of an iconic event

On 23rd April 2017, thousands of runners will take to the streets of London to raise millions of pounds for inspirational charities. We’d love you to be part of Team World Animal Protection.

Register with your own place

Our charity places have been taken, but we'd love for you to join our team using your own place in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2017. 

We will provide you with:

  • Your T-shirt or running vest
  • Motivating Team World Animal Protection emails - right up to the big day
  • Online and telephone support
  • A massage and refreshments after the event!

Let us know and we’ll send you everything you need to fundraise and run for Team World Animal Protection.

Sign up

If you would like to be considered for one of our guaranteed places, please contact us or call 0800 316 9772.

For any other enquiries, please email

Please note that this event/activity has not been organised by and is not controlled by World Animal Protection and is therefore not covered by the World Animal Protection insurance. To the extent permitted by law, World Animal Protection shall not be liable for any loss or injury arising out of the event or its organisation. Please speak to the company organising the event or activity that you are participating in if you would like further information in this respect.

Tell the world:


Thanks to all our runners

Congratulations to all our runners who completed the 2016 Virgin London Marathon on Sunday 24 April.

We would like to say a huge thank you to our wonderful team for making this year’s Marathon so fantastic.

Your support will help make a huge difference to the lives of animals all over the world.